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HRB report covers for NIDD 2017 and NPSDD 2017 annual reports

Intellectual, physical and sensory disability statistics

Figures highlight unmet needs and increased future demands on service provision for those with an intellectual disability and /or physical and sensory disability.

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Professor Austin Stack

HRB supported study highlights significant rise in uric acid levels in Irish patients

Research involving 128,000 patients in the Irish health system, found that uric acid levels increased by 21 per cent over a nine year period from 2006 to 2014.

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European drug report 2018: trends and developments

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Key points and Irish comparison from the latest European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction figures.

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€5.7 million for new health researcher training programmes

Programmes will be in the areas of youth mental health, neonatal brain injury, elderly care, and multimorbidity in primary care settings.

Collaborative doctoral awards
Cover of the HRB publication Proposals for an enabling data environment for health and related research in Ireland

Big data in health - the opportunities and challenges ahead

HRB National Conference 2018

27 November, Dublin Castle

HRB National Conference 2018

Latest drug treatment figures for Ireland 2010 – 2016

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63,187 cases treated for problem drug use (excluding alcohol) in Ireland between 2010 and 2016.

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Professor Tom Fahey

Data-driven decisions for primary care

Professor Tom Fahey, recently appointed to the HRB Board, talks to Dr Claire O'Connell about his health research career ...

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Darrin Morrissey

HRB Board appoint Darrin Morrissey as Chief Executive

Dr Darrin Morrissey will take up the position of Chief Executive of the Health Research Board (HRB) in July 2018.

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